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At River Boat Book Seller we specialize in books and other items pertaining to river boats and the rivers that they travel on. These include historical as well as current items. Please take a look at our offerings.

 

STEAMBOAT TREASURES
By: DOROTHY HECKMANN SHRADER
(Steamboat Bill was Dorothy’s Uncle)

Hard Cover: 7 x 10, 250 Pages
40 Illustrations

List price $27.95                ORDER


STEAMBOATS ON THE FOX RIVER
By: D. C. MITCHELL

Hard Cover: 8 x 10 ½ , 210 Pages
400 Pictures of River Boats & Maps


List Price: $29.95     ORDER

UPPER MISSISSIPPI RIVER HISTORY
By: Capt. Ron Larson, U.S.M.M.,Ret.

Limited – Out of Print - Numbered .
Collectors Edition

Hard Cover: 8 ½ x 11, 122 Pages.
150 Steamboats and River Pictures.

List Price: $45.00      ORDER

 

UPPER MISSISSIPPI RIVER HISTORY
By: Capt. Ron Larson, U.S.M.M.,Ret.

Revised Second Edition
Soft Bound: 6 ½ x 7 ½, 257 Pages
200 Steamboats and River Pictures

List Price: $18.70     ORDER

 

BACKING HARD INTO RIVER HISTORY
By: James V. Swift

Hard Cover: 6 x 9 ¼, 366 Pages
198 illustrations


List Price: $29.95     ORDER

 

COME HELL OR HIGH WATER
By: Michael Gillespie

Soft Bound: 6 x 9, 295 Pages
25 pictures & Maps


List Price: $19.95     ORDER

 

MINNEAPOLIS TO MOBILE
By: Timothy Remus

Soft Bound: 8 ½ x 11, 144 Pages
144 River Pictures and Maps


List Price: $16.95     ORDER

DISCOVER! AMERICA’S GREAT RIVER ROAD. Vol. 4
By: Pat Middleton

Soft Bound: 5 ½ x 8 ½ ,224 Pages
137 Pictures & Maps

List Price: $19.95     ORDER

 

WILD RIVER,
WOODEN BOATS
By: Michael Gillespie.

Soft Bound: 6 x 9, 147 Pages
21 River pictures & Maps

List Price: $15.95     ORDER

DISCOVER! AMERICA’S GREAT RIVER ROAD. Vol. 1
Vol. I . St. Paul, MN To Dubuque, IA
By: Pat Middleton

Soft Bound: 5 ½ x 8 ½, 230 Pages
68 pictures & Maps

List Price: $15.95     ORDER

 

ONE MAN and the MIGHTY  MISSISSIPPI
By: Captain Norman Hillman

Soft Bound: 5 x 8¼, 207 Pages
82 Pictures & Maps

List Price: $19.95 ORDER

A STRETCH on the RIVER
By: Richard Bissell.

Soft Bound: 5 ½ x 8, 252 Pages.



List Price: $15.95 ORDER

 

STEAMBOATS ON THE RIVER COLORING BOOK
Illustrated by Joseph A. Arrigo

32 pages. 8 1/2 x 11, 30 illustrations
Book Plus Box of  Crayons

RETAIL PRICE: $5.95 ORDER

 

River Towboat Deck Hand Guide
By: Capt. Ron Larson, USMM. Ret.

Pocket Booklet: 4 x 7, 86 Pages
Several pictures and Illustrations

RETAIL PRICE: $8.70 ORDER

Deck on DeckDECK ON DECK
Towboating in the Twin Cities

By: Captain Bob Deck

SOFT BOUND: 7 X 10, 174 pages

RETAIL PRICE: $16.95 ORDER

 

Delta-QueenDELTA QUEEN

POSTCARD 4 ¼ X 6

RETAIL PRICE: $4.00 - 6 for $20.00 ORDER

First Steamboat Down the MississippiFIRST STEAMBOAT DOWN THE MISSISSIPPI

By: George S. Fichter

Illustrated by Joe Boddy

HARD COVER 112 pages. 5½ x 8½
11 Illustrations

RETAIL PRICE: $15.95 ORDER

 

JM-White“JM WHITE”   

POSTCARD 4 ¼ X 6

RETAIL PRICE: $1.00 6 for $5.00 ORDER

Tales of a river ratTales of a River Rat
Kenny Salwey's Life in the Wild

Adventures Along the Wild Mississippi     

 

By: Kenny Salwey

Hard cover: 5 ¼ X 8, 256 Pages

RETAIL PRICE: $19.95 ORDER

 

The Last River RatThe Last River Rat
Kenny Salwey's Life in the Wild

Adventures Along the Wild Mississippi     

 

By: Kenny Salwey

Hard cover: 5 ¼ X 8, 256 Pages

RETAIL PRICE: $12.95 ORDER

The old time River RatThe Old-Time River Rats         

By: Kenny Salwey

Hard Cover 5.25 x 8, 240 pages

 

RETAIL PRICE: $20.00 ORDER

Miss-River-Country-TalesMississippi River Country Tales         

By: Jim Fraiser

Soft Bound 7½ x 8½ 168 pages

44 Illustrations

RETAIL PRICE: $16.95 ORDER